The Dinwiddie Monitor

McKenney Farmers Market gears up for fall season

September 23, 2018
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: September 23, 2018 | 1:40 p.m. MCKENNEY - McKenney Farmers Market is the best place in all of Dinwiddie County and Central Virginia to find locally-produced pork products,...
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Virginia’s Florence impacts reduced after storm shifts southward

September 21, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 21, 2018 | 12:30 p.m. VIRGINIA - For the better part of a week and a half, the entire Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern Seaboard of the United States had their...
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Persistent rainfall creates challenges for Dinwiddie farmers

September 19, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 19, 2018 | 1:40 p.m. DINWIDDIE - If a summary of this year's spring and summer season were made, you'd be hard pressed to find a version that didn't...
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Career, technical education bill passage in DC may help area programs

September 16, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 16, 2018 | 12:45 p.m. Updated Perkins Act encourages collaboration between schools, local industry, business VIRGINIA - According to data from the National Center for Educational Statistics, in 2015, over...
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Hundreds turn out for Dinwiddie Fair despite showers

September 12, 2018
By: Sherry Williams Kidd | Email: Click Here Posted: September 12, 2018 | 12:45 p.m. DINWIDDIE - Dinwiddie County’s 8th annual Fair was held this past weekend at the Virginia Motorsports Park.  Dinwiddie’s Fair is one of...
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Back-To-School 2018: Dinwiddie Schools get new identity following branding study

September 7, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 7, 2018 | 1:35 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - "Deep Roots. Great Heights." Four simple words that carry the weight of a school division as Dinwiddie County Public Schools formally completed...
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Back-To-School 2018: Dinwiddie Schools’ Weston talks upcoming school year

September 3, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 3, 2018 | 1:35 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - This week, the doors to Dinwiddie County Public Schools reopen to students, ushering in the beginning of the 2018-2019 school year for...
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County received VACo award for Ragsdale Community Center

September 1, 2018
By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup Posted: September 1, 2018 | 12:35 p.m.  DINWIDDIE - The Robert and Betty Ragsdale Community Center has been open for just over a year and has already become a key asset...
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Local Headlines

April 4, 2017

Payless ShoeSource files Chapter 11 bankruptcy, plans to close 400 stores

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor VIRGINIA – Discount shoe retailer Payless ShoeSource announced Tuesday that it will be closing 400...
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April 3, 2017

Federal bill seeks billions to deal with maintenance issues at Petersburg Nat’l Battlefield, NPS sites

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor PRINCE GEORGE - Some of the nation's treasures are in need of serious repairs following...
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April 2, 2017

Two injured after gunfire erupts at concert hosted at Virginia Motorsports Park

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Two people were transported to a Petersburg hospital after gunshots rang out during...
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March 31, 2017

Supervisor Moody honored for three decades of service to Dinwiddie

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - For any person, reflecting on the past can serve to bring back memories...
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March 24, 2017

Governor, local leaders ceremoniously break ground on ALDI distribution center, headquarters

By Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Down a somewhat winding and rocky path near the intersection of U.S. routes...
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March 23, 2017

Residents, avid hunters show support for proposed rifle hunting ordinance

By: Michael Campbell, News Editor DINWIDDIE - Changes to a portion of the county's hunting ordinances regulating the caliber of...
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